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  1. Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration

    NEW    Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy Integration traces the history of efforts to integrate psychoanalysis with other psychotherapeutic modalities, beginning with the early analysts, including Ferenczi and Rank, and continuing on to the present day. It explores the potential for integration made possible by contemporary developments in theory and technique that are fundamental to a relational psychoanalytic approach.
     

  2. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Just Published The contributors of Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies explore the complex social, political and aesthetic interconnections between body image and identity. It is an in-depth study that allows for new perspectives in the analysis of contemporary visual art and literature but also reflects on how these social constructs inform clinical treatment.

  3. Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change

    NEW    Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change: Spiritual Globalization addresses the current status of mental health work in the public and private sectors. The careful, thorough, approach to the individual person characteristic of psychoanalysis is mostly the province of an affluent few. 

  4. God, Freud and Religion

    Just Published   Did God create man or did man create God? In this book, Dianna Kenny examines religious belief through a variety of perspectives – psychoanalytic, cognitive, neuropsychological, sociological, historical and psychiatric – to provide a coherent account of why people might believe in God.

  5. Treating Disruptive Disorders

    Just Published    "In this much-needed volume, Dr. Kapalka not only assembles an army of experts in the field to add to the clinical body of knowledge required to discern nuances between these two therapeutic options in the treatment of disruptive disorders, he also offers practical guidelines, based upon sound theoretical considerations, to bridge the gap until more solid experimental evidence evolves in the field." Mark Muse, EdD, ABPP, MP, author of the Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Psychologists

  6. Essential Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

    NEW  Essential Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: An Acquired Art provides an essential, accessible grounding in current psychodynamic theory and practice for a wide range of readers. For trainees, it offers a very useful toolset to help them make the transition from purely theoretical training to the uncharted territory of clinical practice.

  7. Working with Children and Adolescents in Residential Care

    NEW   Working with Children and Adolescents in Residential Care: A Strengths-Based Approach is written for professionals who work with children and youth in out of home placements, be they social services workers, child welfare or family court workers, educators, or mental health professionals in general.

  8. Frances Tustin Today

    Just Published  Frances Tustin Today explores some of the ways and means by which Tustin’s work has enabled psychoanalytic clinicians to enter into the elemental domain of sensation: what Bion called the ‘proto-mental’ area of the psyche-soma. Through detailed clinical contributions of several of her exponents worldwide, this book demonstrates how her ideas -- rooted in decades of work with children on the autistic spectrum -- have influenced and are being expanded, extended and applied to the treatment of ordinary patients from early childhood through adulthood.
     

  9. What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5

    Just Published   What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5: Historical Mental Disorders Today covers the diagnoses that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) failed to include, along with diagnoses that should not have been included, but were.

  10. Author of the Month March 2015: Bill McHenry and Jim McHenry

    Bill McHenry and Jim McHenry, co-authors of What Therapists Say and Why They Say It, are the Routledge Mental Health Authors of the Month for March 2015.  Bill McHenry, PhD, is the dean of graduate studies and research at Texas A&M University-Texarkana. Jim McHenry, EdD, was a professor at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania for 32 years and is now a semi-retired professor emeritus.  

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